Best junior fiction books of 2018

Stories of the Night

Stories of the Night

Kitty Crowther

A modern fairytale storybook set in the magical illustrated world of Astrid Lindgren Award recipient Kitty Crowther

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Lemonade Jones: Lemonade Jones 1

Lemonade Jones: Lemonade Jones 1

Karen Blair, Davina Bell

Lemonade Jones likes to ask lots of questions and does not like rules - warm, funny stories for the beginning reader about a girl who likes to ask 'why?'There are a lot of rules that don't interest Lemonade Jones.<br...

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 Read reviewMr Penguin and the Lost Treasure: Book 1

Mr Penguin and the Lost Treasure: Book 1

Alex T. Smith

From the international bestselling creator of Claude, comes a brand new hero - Mr Penguin.

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 Read reviewRosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters (The Questioneers Book 1)

Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters (The Questioneers Book 1)

Andrea Beaty, David Roberts

#1 New York Times bestselling Rosie Revere is back and starring in her first chapter book!

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Baby Monkey, Private Eye

Baby Monkey, Private Eye

Brian Selznick, David Serlin

Who is Baby Monkey? He is a baby. He is a monkey. He has a job. He is Baby Monkey, Private Eye! Lost jewels? Missing pizza? Stolen spaceship? Baby Monkey can help! But can he put on his pants before the culprit gets...

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 Read reviewThe Tales of Mr Walker

The Tales of Mr Walker

Jess Black, Sara Acton

The Tales of Mr Walker contains four delightful stories inspired by the real-life Mr Walker, a Guide Dog Ambassador who now calls Park Hyatt Melbourne home. 

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 Read reviewThe Yark

The Yark

Bertrand Santini, Laurent Gapaillard

A very funny and cheerfully subversive chapter book about a monster who eats children-until one day he makes a friend.

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The Adventures of Jellybean

The Adventures of Jellybean

Bill Condon, Di Bates

When best friends Rory and Trang become the proud owners of a nanny goat, she turns out to be quite a hoof-ful! Jellybean likes escaping, eating everything under the sun and keeping the neighbours awake at night.Still,...

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 Read reviewReal Pigeons Fight Crime

Real Pigeons Fight Crime

Andrew McDonald, Ben Wood

In Real Pigeons Fight Crime, Rock and his mystery-solving friends will tackle their first caseload: Why have all the breadcrumbs disappeared? Who on earth is kidnapping bats? And can the pigeons avert a dinner disaster??

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Fairytales for Feisty Girls

Fairytales for Feisty Girls

Beth Norling, Sher Rill Ng, Claire Robertson, Lucinda Gifford, Susannah McFarlane

Renowned girl hero and feisty author Susannah McFarlane presents an illustrated collection of 'tilted' fairytales featuring girls with smarts.

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